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Hi I'm Caleb Shupe

I am from Syracuse Utah, I had pyloric stenosis when I was a baby, I am called to Retalhuleu Guatemala Mission, I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love to play sports, and I referee and umpire sports as my job. I am very active and I love to help others. I am an eagle scout, and I get very good grades in school. I am called to serve in the Retalhuleu Guatemala Mission, and I leave on July 8th to the Guatemala MTC, where I will be speaking Spanish.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised on the teachings of the LDS Church. When you are little you accept it and go to church because that is what your parents do every Sunday. It is really fun to go to church and you make a lot of friends there and get to know people in your neighborhood. But when you get older, around when you enter high school or a little bit before then, you start to question why you go to church, and why you live the standards that you have been taught. This is why your own conversion has to come, and it was the same way with me. I know for a fact that this church is true, and it's teachings will help us achieve the highest glory in the Celestial Kingdom. Why would I be giving two years of my life, where I have to go to a foreign country, speak a language I can't even begin to speak fluently, pay my own money to live there, and be away from my friends and family, for some gospel that I didn't believe was true myself, or that someone just made up. I know that the principles taught in the LDS gospel will bring you closer to Jesus Christ and appreciate just how much he has done for all mankind. I am so thankful for all my blessings and I hope that whoever reads this will be touched by the same spirit that I feel whenever the truth of the gospel is manifested to me in my own life.

How I live my faith

As a youth group we do a lot of service projects to help the people out in our community. I visit two families every month for hometeaching with my companion. I bless the sacrament almost every Sunday in Church. I am about 50 days away from going on my mission to Retalhuleu Guatemala to teach the gospel in Spanish. I do not know very much Spanish right now, but I hope I can learn it quickly.